|Countdown To The New Year with Mediacorp at VivoCity!
23 December 2011, Singapore – Singapore’s largest retail and lifestyle destination, VivoCity, is set to host one of Singapore’s most entertaining New Year’s Eve countdown events as it partners MediaCorp Channel 8 for the fourth consecutive year to present a night of song, dance and revelry to welcome 2012. To be hosted at the Amphitheatre on Level 3 on 31 December from 11pm to 12.30am, the “live” “MediaCorp Channel 8 Countdown” programme will be hosted by local personalities Dasmond Koh, Pornsak and Lee Teng.
The programme line-up will be filled with performances by a host of local favourites and emerging singers presenting music and dance acts for the countdown to a brand new year. They include Tay Ping Hui, Qi Yuwu, Joanne Peh, Eelyn Kok, Pan Ling Ling, May Phua, Priscelia Chan, Kym Ng, Julie Tan, Desmond Tan, Tay KeWei and Jonathan Leong. Malaysian singer Wu Jia Hui and gifted violinist, Lai Yi Xuan will also be making their special appearance for the event.
On top of the song and dance performances, there will be interviews with a number of the artistes from the cast of Channel 8’s musical drama series “A Song to Remember”. A preview of MediaCorp’s Raintree Pictures’ family movie “Dance Dance Dragon” which will open in cinemas here in January 2012 will also be aired during the countdown programme.
Members of the public who did not manage to redeem the tickets to the event can enjoy the simultaneous “live” screening of the show at the spacious Sky Park of VivoCity on Level 3.
Event: Celebrate New Year’s Eve at VivoCity with MediaCorp Channel 8
Date/Time: Saturday, 31 December 2011, 11pm to 12.30am
Venue: Amphitheatre & Sky Park, VivoCity Level 3
With over 1 million square feet of lettable floor space attracting a diverse mix of over 300 retailers, large event spaces, including an outdoor amphitheatre, a 20,000sf open plaza and a 300metre-long waterfront Promenade, VivoCity is Singapore's largest and most diverse retail and lifestyle destination. Designed by world-renowned architect Toyo Ito, VivoCity is the centre-piece of Singapore's newest lifestyle hub at the HarbourFront, which also includes Sentosa and Resorts World Sentosa, Mt Faber, the Singapore Cruise Centre and St James Power Station. VivoCity is a Mapletree Commercial Trust property.
About Mapletree Commercial Trust
Mapletree Commercial Trust (MCT) is a Singapore-focused REIT that invests on a long-term basis, directly or indirectly, in a diversified portfolio of income-producing real estate used primarily for office and/or retail purposes, whether wholly or partially, in Singapore, as well as real estate related assets.
MCT is managed by Mapletree Commercial Trust Management Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mapletree Investments Pte Ltd. The key financial objectives of the Manager are to provide Unitholders of MCT with an attractive rate of return on their investment through regular and stable distributions and to achieve long-term growth in Distribution Per Unit and net asset value per Unit, while maintaining an appropriate capital structure for MCT.